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Exercise Programming for Special Populations: Recent Advances
Exercise Programming for Special Populations: Recent Advances presents an up-to-date review of the exercise programming recommendations and guidelines for eight “special population” groups. Major exercise-related issues are discussed for the following medical concerns: heart disease; lung disease; peripheral vascular disease; obesity; hypertension; diabetes; aids; and pregnancy. A partial list of topics covered: An overview of the eight chronic diseases or potentially debilitating medical conditions, the medications for each condition and the effects of these medications on exercise performance, the major exercise-related issues for each special population, and exercise programming guidelines for each group.